Wakayamadaigakumae Station

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Wakayamadaigakumae Station
West side of the station, April 2012
Prefecture Wakayama
(See other stations in Wakayama)
City Wakayama
Neighborhood etc. 575-3 Naka
Coordinates 34°16′35″N 135°08′49″E / 34.276306°N 135.147083°E / 34.276306; 135.147083Coordinates: 34°16′35″N 135°08′49″E / 34.276306°N 135.147083°E / 34.276306; 135.147083
Postal code 640-8451
(in Japanese) 和歌山市中575-3
Year opened 2012
Rail services
Station number(s) NK43
Operator(s) Nankai Electric Railway
Line(s) Nankai Main Line
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Wakayamadaigakumae Station (和歌山大学前駅 Wakayamadaigakumae-eki?, "Front of Wakayama University Station") is a train station on the Nankai Main Line in the city of Wakayama, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan, operated by the Nankai Electric Railway.[1] It serves Wakayama University.


Wakayamadaigakumae Station is served by the Nankai Main Line, with two trains per hour in each direction during the daytime offpeak.[1] Its station number is NK43.

Station layout[edit]

1 Nankai Main Line for Wakayamashi
2 Nankai Main Line for Namba and Kansai Airport

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Nankai Main Line
Misaki-kōen (NK41)   Express   Wakayamashi (NK45)
Kyoshi (NK42)   Sub. Express   Kinokawa (NK44)
Kyoshi (NK42)   Local   Kinokawa (NK44)
Limited Express Southern: no stop


The station building under construction in May 2011

The name of the new station was publicly announced in September 2010.[2] The station opened on 1 April 2012.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]


  1. ^ a b c "和歌山大学前駅" [Wakayamadaigakumae Station] (in Japanese). Japan: Nankai Electric Railway Co., Ltd. 1 April 2012. Retrieved 15 April 2012. 
  2. ^ "「和歌山大学前」 に決定しました" [Wakayamadaigakumae Station name chosen] (pdf) (in Japanese). Japan: Nankai Electric Railway Co., Ltd. 9 September 2010. Retrieved 15 April 2012. 

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